Numbers of jobs in Louisiana

All Occupations

Year Number
2001 1,847,690
2002 1,834,110
2003 1,848,200
2004 1,861,000
2005 1,877,160
2006 1,776,990
2007 1,847,230
2008 1,887,370
2009 1,871,950
2010 1,832,830
2011 1,839,780
2012 1,868,210
2013 1,885,310
2014 1,915,800
2015 1,939,300
2016 1,922,170
2017 1,902,060
2018 1,913,770

Management Occupations

Year Number
2001 114,820
2002 112,210
2003 107,550
2004 95,340
2005 95,860
2006 89,060
2007 88,640
2008 87,640
2009 84,940
2010 82,130
2011 79,930
2012 79,910
2013 79,930
2014 81,890
2015 83,250
2016 81,710
2017 79,780
2018 82,620

Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Year Number
2001 47,890
2002 48,530
2003 50,760
2004 54,070
2005 53,900
2006 56,890
2007 59,760
2008 57,520
2009 57,400
2010 56,670
2011 59,360
2012 61,670
2013 61,470
2014 63,050
2015 65,110
2016 68,740
2017 68,480
2018 70,270

Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Year Number
2001 16,750
2002 16,480
2003 17,480
2004 18,960
2005 19,240
2006 17,590
2007 16,390
2008 17,100
2009 16,960
2010 18,060
2011 18,020
2012 19,920
2013 19,410
2014 20,400
2015 20,520
2016 20,860
2017 20,000
2018 20,480

Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Year Number
2001 33,120
2002 30,530
2003 30,150
2004 28,580
2005 27,060
2006 28,280
2007 30,180
2008 33,440
2009 34,750
2010 32,880
2011 31,620
2012 32,530
2013 34,000
2014 34,790
2015 34,190
2016 31,590
2017 30,070
2018 31,410

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations

Year Number
2001 13,900
2002 12,870
2003 13,040
2004 13,050
2005 12,550
2006 12,470
2007 11,930
2008 12,290
2009 12,270
2010 11,150
2011 11,470
2012 11,250
2013 10,850
2014 10,820
2015 10,870
2016 11,780
2017 12,480
2018 13,770

Community and Social Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 22,840
2002 23,920
2003 23,620
2004 24,080
2005 24,680
2006 22,890
2007 25,310
2008 26,280
2009 28,440
2010 27,580
2011 27,360
2012 25,650
2013 24,190
2014 23,550
2015 24,360
2016 24,600
2017 25,660
2018 26,630

Legal Occupations

Year Number
2001 11,410
2002 13,390
2003 13,410
2004 14,300
2005 13,970
2006 12,530
2007 12,930
2008 14,440
2009 13,880
2010 14,200
2011 13,800
2012 13,870
2013 13,850
2014 13,360
2015 12,840
2016 13,130
2017 13,420
2018 14,860

Education, Training, and Library Occupations

Year Number
2001 107,510
2002 109,500
2003 109,900
2004 110,580
2005 110,200
2006 98,460
2007 100,890
2008 104,800
2009 107,870
2010 109,660
2011 108,140
2012 105,590
2013 106,220
2014 107,560
2015 108,990
2016 108,480
2017 114,450
2018 118,790

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Year Number
2001 14,890
2002 14,600
2003 14,400
2004 15,530
2005 18,280
2006 16,660
2007 17,590
2008 17,530
2009 15,950
2010 15,760
2011 14,720
2012 17,180
2013 18,880
2014 21,350
2015 20,880
2016 17,170
2017 17,410
2018 16,850

Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

Year Number
2001 98,900
2002 102,840
2003 104,750
2004 107,740
2005 109,540
2006 104,430
2007 108,040
2008 110,610
2009 111,730
2010 117,510
2011 117,170
2012 121,810
2013 120,510
2014 123,270
2015 126,610
2016 130,960
2017 133,380
2018 131,860

Healthcare Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 50,840
2002 51,600
2003 52,200
2004 52,960
2005 53,380
2006 49,440
2007 52,250
2008 55,640
2009 58,540
2010 58,010
2011 59,820
2012 57,810
2013 59,670
2014 57,960
2015 57,520
2016 54,790
2017 55,840
2018 56,780

Protective Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 54,590
2002 52,170
2003 56,120
2004 52,710
2005 51,490
2006 49,790
2007 52,820
2008 55,300
2009 54,550
2010 55,860
2011 54,510
2012 55,790
2013 55,500
2014 56,580
2015 56,660
2016 55,630
2017 55,880
2018 57,310

Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 157,960
2002 158,070
2003 164,700
2004 164,330
2005 162,970
2006 144,650
2007 156,800
2008 160,250
2009 162,390
2010 160,260
2011 166,130
2012 169,290
2013 171,850
2014 179,270
2015 185,430
2016 190,700
2017 185,570
2018 188,490

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2001 61,060
2002 60,460
2003 61,330
2004 61,720
2005 62,670
2006 54,890
2007 56,920
2008 57,860
2009 56,980
2010 55,630
2011 56,730
2012 57,530
2013 57,050
2014 58,610
2015 59,140
2016 58,330
2017 57,510
2018 57,050

Personal Care and Service Occupations

Year Number
2001 42,160
2002 45,190
2003 48,690
2004 53,370
2005 52,840
2006 43,720
2007 45,630
2008 48,630
2009 50,690
2010 53,580
2011 54,510
2012 62,110
2013 64,880
2014 67,850
2015 69,190
2016 72,290
2017 71,290
2018 73,430

Sales and Related Occupations

Year Number
2001 186,460
2002 185,610
2003 186,650
2004 190,930
2006 188,670
2007 199,650
2008 204,370
2009 199,800
2010 198,990
2011 205,930
2012 207,710
2013 212,270
2014 212,780
2015 214,150
2016 214,300
2017 209,520
2018 207,300

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Year Number
2001 308,310
2002 303,100
2003 303,370
2004 312,660
2005 311,790
2006 296,390
2007 295,240
2008 304,880
2009 299,260
2010 290,970
2011 290,340
2012 291,800
2013 287,430
2014 281,900
2015 280,830
2016 275,660
2017 269,380
2018 264,850

Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations

Year Number
2001 6,780
2002 7,280
2003 6,780
2004 6,310
2005 4,890
2006 5,220
2007 4,870
2008 4,160
2009 3,760
2010 3,830
2011 3,570
2012 3,360
2013 3,200
2014 3,440
2015 3,820
2016 3,940
2017 4,500
2018 4,670

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Year Number
2001 125,910
2002 119,960
2003 118,790
2004 115,010
2005 111,830
2006 118,900
2007 123,090
2008 122,480
2009 119,100
2010 112,430
2011 113,690
2012 114,420
2013 116,920
2014 121,430
2015 122,080
2016 116,700
2017 119,170
2018 127,740

Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Year Number
2001 92,300
2002 93,370
2003 93,200
2004 93,190
2005 94,540
2006 92,120
2007 96,790
2008 101,620
2009 103,010
2010 100,660
2011 98,420
2012 97,920
2013 100,510
2014 103,450
2015 102,770
2016 98,120
2017 94,280
2018 94,350

Production Occupations

Year Number
2001 126,600
2002 124,230
2003 126,380
2004 125,260
2005 128,230
2006 121,040
2007 124,980
2008 124,080
2009 121,370
2010 110,730
2011 108,660
2012 112,330
2013 117,210
2014 123,840
2015 124,190
2016 118,200
2017 111,860
2018 105,450

Transportation and Material Moving Occupations

Year Number
2001 152,680
2002 148,210
2003 144,940
2004 150,310
2005 157,030
2006 152,880
2007 166,540
2008 166,460
2009 158,300
2010 146,280
2011 145,890
2012 148,780
2013 149,500
2014 148,650
2015 155,880
2016 154,460
2017 152,120
2018 148,820

Metro Areas in Louisiana